CVBC Council - 2016/17    Updated January 11,2017

The following list represents the current Council members, the outgoing member (effective March 2017) and the November 2016 acclaimed members (effective March 2017).

  •  Dr. Brendan Matthews               President
  •  Mr. David Dewhirst                    Vice President
  •  Mr. Jeremy Pierce                     Secretary Treasurer
  •  Dr. Maarten Hart                        Councillor
  •  Honourable Wally Oppal, Q.C.   Councillor
  • Dr. Nick Shaw                             Councillor (until March 11, 2017)
  • Dr. Joanne Weetman                      Councillor                   
  • Ms. Linda Wong                              Councillor
  • (Dr. Nicky Joosting)                         Councillor (effective March 11, 2017)
  • (Dr. Sergije Prostran)                      Councillor (effective March 11, 2017)

The CVBC is defending a court proceeding calling into question the November 2016 Council nomination and acclamation process (BC Supreme Court, Vancouver Registry, Action No. S1610916).

Updates to the court proceedings are posted below:



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CVBC's Response to the Petition filed January 10 2017


The Hearing s scheduled for March 3 2017.

Please contact Ms. Luisa Hlus at (604) 924-2153 - if you have any questions regarding the above legal matter.